Two terrorists have been killed in an encounter between terrorists and safety personnel in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district within the Machhal sector on Thursday, police stated.
The operation continues to be underway, the police added.
“Based on a specific information provided by Kupwara Police, an encounter has started in Machhal sector in which two terrorists have been killed so far. Operation underway. Further details shall follow,” Kashmir Zone Police stated in a put up on X.
Earlier within the day, in a joint operation with Jammu and Kashmir Police, personnel of the Indian Military foiled an infiltration bid alongside the Line of Management within the Kupwara sector.
Taking to the social media platform, X, Chinar Corps of the Indian Military stated, “In a Joint Operation launched by #IndianArmy, @JmuKmrPolice & Intelligence agencies on 26 Oct 23, an infiltration bid has been foiled by alert troops along the #LoC in #Kupwara sector. Operations are in progress.”
Additional particulars are awaited.